Change Needed in Oregon Law to Protect Vulnerable Child Victims - Release date: 05/31/2016
A fix needed to Oregon law to protect vulnerable victims.
Washington County DDAs Speak at Child Abuse Summit - Release date: 05/12/2016
DDAs Speak at Annual Child Abuse and Family Violence Summit.
Father and Son Organized Retail Theft Duo Receive Prison Time - Release date: 05/12/2016
Father and Son shoplifted thousands of dollars’ worth of toiletries.
Washington County DDA’s Receive Life Saving Award - Release date: 04/22/2016
Washington County DDA’s Receive Life Saving Award after providing early CPR.
Washington County Child Abuse Multidisciplinary Team Announces Pinwheel Garden for Child Abuse Awareness Month - Release date: 04/08/2016
The Washington County Child Abuse Multidisciplinary Team is "planting" a pinwheel garden to raise awareness about child abuse in our community.
Washington County District Attorney’s Office Proudly Presents the Tenth Annual Crime Victims’ Rights Week Barbecue Fundraiser - Release date: 04/07/2016
Washington County District Attorney’s Victim Assistance Program invites community members to participate in our celebration of National Crime Victims’ Rights Week.
Washington County Deputy District Attorney Inspires Youth at Pacific University’s Soar With Your Dreams Annual Career Conference - Release date: 04/04/2016
Deputy District Attorney Will Stabler gave attendees a lot to consider regarding the criminal justice system.
Increase in Propane Tank Thefts may be Linked to Illegal Hash Oil Manufacturing - Release date: 03/14/2016
Police are encouraging individuals and business owners to take extra precautions with propane tanks.
Ongoing Collaboration Leads to Reduction in Crimes Against Animals - Release date: 03/14/2016
Washington County Animal Protection Multi-Disciplinary Team works on reducing animal abuse in the county.
Elder Abuse Projected to Increase as Population Ages - Release date: 03/14/2016
Washington County organized an elder abuse forum on October 23, 2015 to address the projected increase.
Washington County Courts Join the Digital Age - Release date: 03/14/2016
Washington County Courts updated to a new electronic court-records database.
District Attorney Bob Hermann Issues Statement Regarding Racial Profiling - Release date: 03/09/2016
The Washington County District Attorney’s Office in no way supports any message or opinion that “racial profiling” is appropriate.
Man Commits Home Invasion Robbery and Attacks Iguana Receives 74-month Prison Sentence - Release date: 02/24/2016
Home invasion robbery and aggravated animal abuse nets six year prison sentence.
Jury convicts man of molesting eight year-old after international search - Release date: 02/23/2016
Man who fled to Germany convicted of child abuse.
Mother and father plead guilty to crimes after providing marijuana to their four school-aged children - Release date: 02/23/2016
Parents plead guilty to providing marijuana to their children.
Man Sentenced for ‘Upskirting’ in Bench Trial - Release date: 02/22/2016
Man Sentenced for ‘Upskirting’ in Bench Trial.
Aloha man retried, convicted again of strangling mother to death - Release date: 02/22/2016
Aloha man retried and convicted again in death of his mother.
Washington County District Attorney Honored with 2015 Champion for Children Award - Release date: 02/08/2016
Washington County District Attorney and Oregon District Attorney Association President Bob Hermann was honored with the prestigious Fight Crime: Invest in Kids Oregon 2015 Champion for Children Award at the Oregon District Attorneys Association's annual meeting and conference on December 2nd in Lincoln City, Oregon.
Woman Sentenced to 25 years in Prison for Sexually Abusing 6 Year-Old Child - Release date: 02/05/2016
On January 25, 2016 Melissa Chacon was sentenced to 25 years in prison as a result of her convictions for Rape in the First Degree and Sexual Abuse in the First Degree.
Food Stamp Fraud - Release date: 02/04/2016
Following a 7 month long undercover investigation, the head of a large food stamp fraud ring is now serving 2 years in prison and has been banned from using SNAP benefits for life.